Mayor announces big plans for EO youth

EAST ORANGE, NJ — East Orange Mayor Ted Green said the return of Jabril Peppers, the New York Giants’ strong safety and East Orange native, to his hometown to host the Back to School Book Bag Giveaway in Oval Park on Saturday, Aug. 10, was just the tip of the iceberg. “He gave out over […]

Everyone’s an Eagles fan when EOCHS alum returns

EAST ORANGE, NJ — Despite the fact that East Orange is located in the heart of Giants country in Northern New Jersey, residents temporarily transformed into Philadelphia Eagles fans on Friday Aug. 24, when East Orange Campus High School alumnus and Super Bowl Champion Rasul Douglas came back home to host a Back to School […]

Fly Eagle Fly! Rasul Douglas gets Super Bowl title ring

EAST ORANGE, NJ (updated Monday Feb. 5, 8:37 p.m.) –  For any football player, it’s a dream to play in the Super Bowl, let alone win it. East Orange’s Rasul Douglas got to experience that incredible dream. Douglas is a rookie cornerback for the Philadelphia Eagles, who beat the defending champion New England Patriots, 41-33, to […]

East Orange’s Rasul Douglas, Philadelphia Eagles headed to Super Bowl LII vs. defending champs New England Patriots

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Most football players dream of playing in the Super Bowl. East Orange native Rasul Douglas will get to fulfill that dream. Douglas is a rookie cornerback for the Philadelphia Eagles, who will play the defending champion New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, […]

UPDATED: East Orange Campus HS graduate Rasul Douglas thrives for West Virginia University football team

Cornerback named to All Big 12 First Team

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Rasul Douglas, an East Orange Campus High School graduate and star cornerback for the West Virginia University football team, was named First Team on the All Big 12 Football Conference and was selected to the Associated Press All-American Second Team for the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision. Douglas, a 6-foot-2, 203-pound senior, […]